When to replace the Pollen Filter on your VW PASSAT
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Filter, interior air : 2 year / 60000 km
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 TDI, VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on VW PASSAT B6 (3C5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

All the parts you need to replace – Pollen Filter for Passat Variant (3C5) and other VW models
How to change Filter, interior air on Passat B6 Variant 2.0 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Filter, interior air
How to change Filter, interior air on VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 TDI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Filter, interior air on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 TDI
Replacement: pollen filter – Passat B6 3C Variant. Professionals recommend:
  • Replace the cabin filter at least once every six months, in early spring and autumn seasons.
  • Follow the terms, recommendations and requirements of the part operation provided by the manufacturer.
  • If the air flow into the cabin has sharply reduced, replace the filter before a scheduled maintenance.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: pollen filter – VW Passat 3C5. Recommended sequence of steps:
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